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HOUSTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 02:  Kyle Seager #15 of the Seattle Mariners slides safe into third base under the tag of Jed Lowrie #8 of the Houston Astros in the seventh inning of their game at Minute Maid Park on September 2, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Astros Drop Game, Series To The Mariners

HOUSTON (CBS Radio) – The Astros have been hot at home this season but after winning the series opener over the Mariners on Monday night, they lost the final two games, this time an 8-3 […]

SportsRadio 610–7 hours ago

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Astros Catcher Hank Conger Joins Mad Radio

Houston Astros starting catcher Hank Conger joined Mike and Seth and revealed what he does during his downtime before home games, the team’s progress and the controversial contents of the ‘Hank Conger for President’ YouTube […]

SportsRadio 610–15 hours ago

HOUSTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 01:  Scott Feldman #46 of the Houston Astros throws a pitch in the firs inning of their game against the Seattle Mariners at Minute Maid Park on September 1, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Morrison’s Late HR, Feldman’s Shoulder Issue Sink Astros in 7-5 Loss

Houston (CBS HOUSTON) — Welcome back to September baseball, Astros. Of course, the squad has played many games during the month with poor records in recent years, so Tuesday night’s game against the Mariners — another […]

SportsRadio 610–09/01/2015

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This Week In Baseball: ‘Shoeless’ Joe’s Failed Reinstatement Bid, What It Means For Pete Rose

The Commissioner denied an appeal for reinstatement on the behalf of White Sox legend “Shoeless” Joe Jackson, what does that mean for Pete Rose?

09/01/2015

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Let Other Fantasy Baseball Owners Take Chances On September Call-Ups

Every September, MLB rosters expand so minor-league players with potential can get a cup of coffee with the big-league team. No matter what the hype, avoid relying on these September call-ups to help your fantasy baseball team. Stick to the veteran players you know well and let the other owners in your league gamble on the rookies. You won’t regret it when the season ends with your team in first place. The other owners will be shaking their heads with regret for letting hype rule their decision-making processes.

08/29/2015

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Gallant Goes Off – Jinxes

On August 21st, Astros pitcher Mike Fiers . . . was on fire (am I right?). He . . . “torched” the Los Angeles Dodgers last Friday, striking out 10 and walking 3 on his […]

08/28/2015

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Road Trip: Brian McTaggart Says “Correa Is The Rookie Of The Year”

Brian McTaggart with MLB.com joined “The B-Straw & Pauly G Show” to talk about how far he thinks the Astros can go into the playoffs and why he believes Carlos Correa is the Rookie of the […]

SportsRadio 610–08/27/2015

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This Week In Baseball: MLB Gets New Domestic Violence Policy Right

The MLB and MLBPA announced a new domestic violence policy over the weekend and they look like they got it right.

08/25/2015

HOUSTON, TX - AUGUST 23:  Carlos Gomez #30 of the Houston Astros is tagged out at home by A.J. Ellis #17 of the Los Angeles Dodgers in the sixth inning during their game at Minute Maid Park on August 23, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Castro Hits Walk-Off HR As Astros Beat Kershaw, Sweep Dodgers

Houston (CBS HOUSTON) — Not many teams beat the Dodgers when either Clayton Kershaw or Zack Greinke take the mound. Except for the Astros, that is. In fact, the Astros did them one better, beating the […]

SportsRadio 610–08/23/2015

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Make Sure Your Fantasy Baseball Players Are Getting Playing Time Down The Stretch

When bad teams toss in the towel on the season, quite often they bring up young players from the minors that cut into the playing time of established veterans. This can hurt your fantasy baseball roster when your regular gets too many “days off” so the kids can get some playing time.

08/22/2015

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